Twin Cities Medical Malpractice Lawyer

  • Contact Info & Practice Areas

    • Full Name: Sheila A. Bjorklund
    • Office Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
    • Email: sheila@lommen.com
    • Phone: 612.336.9312
    • Fax: 612.339.8064
    • Vcard:
    • Medical Malpractice
    • Medical Products & Devices
    • Personal Injury Litigation
    • Products Liability
    • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
    • Vaccine Injuries
  • Profile

    Sheila was one of 25 business women who received a Women to Watch award from the MPLS–St.Paul Business Journal in 2007. She is rated AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5 by Martindale–Hubbell.

    Sheila Bjorklund concentrates her practice in litigation, including professional liability and professional licensure issues as well as other issues of personal injury, health law, and employment law. She represents individuals injured as a result of receipt of vaccines before the Federal Vaccine Court.

    She brings an extensive background in health care administration as well as direct patient care to her practice of law. She was interviewed for an article entitled “Do Vaccines Cause Autism?” which appeared in the June/July 2008 Minnesota Law & Politics.

  • Bar Admissions

    • Minnesota, 1993
    • Wisconsin, 2000
    • U.S. Court of Federal Claims, 2002
    • U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 1993
    • U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin, 1999
    • U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit, 2005
    • U.S. Supreme Court, 2011
  • Published Works

    • But Who Will Be At Fault?, (Co-Author), Minnesota Physician Vol. VII No. 11, January, 1994
    • Employers May Face Changing Liability in Face of Health Care Reform, (Co-Author), Employee Benefits Planner, June, 1994
  • Classes or Lectures

    • Case Law Update — Medical Malpractice Conference, MILE, April 6, 2001
    • Release of School Records and Performance Appraisals, Minnesota Independent School Forum, March 20, 2001
    • Defensive Charting Presentation to Nursing Staff, St. Olaf Retirement Communities, November 8, 2000
    • On-Site Medical Records Seminar, Health Partners Family Practice Clinic, August 8, 2000
    • Confidentiality of Medical Records, Lorman Educational Services, May 23, 2000
  • Memberships

    • Minnesota Women Lawyers Association
    • American Association of Nurse Attorneys
    • American Association for Justice (formerly ATLA)
    • Hennepin County Bar Association
    • Minnesota State Bar Association
    • State of Wisconsin Bar Association
    • Minnesota Association for Justice (formerly MTLA)
    • CFC Bar Association
    • Vaccine Petitioner’s Bar Association